Kate Spencer: On Seeing Lena Dunham Naked

katespencer:

When I was 10 years old, some moms in my fifth grade class organized an end of the year pool party for our entire grade. It was one of the first times I can recall being sent into a tailspin of anxiety for weeks, because it meant I had to wear a bathing suit in front of my classmates. After many…

That Lena Dunham can inspire reactions as candid and beautifully written as this one is a testament to the awesomeness of Girls and girls (like Kate Spencer). I love this TV show and the surprising, super-powerful way that smart women are writing about it.